Wolfpack News

Oak Hills Falls to Mount Marty

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

YANKTON, S.D.—The Oak Hills men's basketball team dropped to 1-9 on the year with a 92-59 loss to Mount Marty College on Saturday at Laddie E. Cimpl Arena in Yankton, S.D.

Ezekiel Cook led the Wolfpack with a 6-for-9 night from the field, racking up 13 points, eight assists and four rebounds. Duke Aballos added 12 points, while Ronnie Jackson and Jaren Brooks chipped in 11 and 10, respectively.

But the Oak Hills offense was no match for Mount Marty's Marcus Mathieu, who dropped 22 points on an 8-for-19 night from the field.

Drew Cheskie and Jesse Scarber each added 14 points, and Conlan Callahan had 13 to help the Lancers (2-8) to the comfortable win.

The Wolfpack next takes a road trip to Minneapolis for three games in three days. They start with a 7:30 p.m. matchup against North Central University on Thursday, Dec. 7, and follow it up with a 7:30 p.m. game against Faith Baptist Bible college Friday and a noon matchup with Maranatha Baptist University on Saturday.

Mount Marty 92, Oak Hills 59

MMC3953—92

OHC2336—59

Oak Hills Scoring: Cook 13, Abalos 12, Jackson 11, Brooks 10, Harris 5, Govan 5, Dragt 3.

Mount Marty Scoring: Mathieu 22, Cheskie 14, Scarber 14, Callahan 13, Bloch 7, Siemonsma 6, Martin 5, Fleming 4, Wilson 3, Schumaker 2, Koupal 2

By Ryan Pietruszewski - The Bemidji Pioneer